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crisis

noun [C, U]     /ˈkraɪsɪs/ ( plural crises /ˈkraɪsiːz/)
B2 a situation or time that is extremely dangerous or difficult: an economic/financial crisis The country's leadership is in crisis. →  See also mid-life crisis Accidents and disastersDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesFailures
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